LIVE: Rickie Lee Jones @ The Egg, 4/29/11

May 6th, 2011, 12:00 pm by Greg
Rickie Lee Jones

Singer-songwriter Rickie Lee Jones has been shouldering the burden of her massive hit-single, “Chuck E’s in Love,” for more than 30 years. But like so many popular music stars of the past, her career didn’t begin or end with one big hit. Jones moved on, releasing more than a dozen more albums with stronger material, even if it wasn’t Top 40-pop fodder. Those songs are every bit as good as her hits and Rickie’s loyal fans know that. That’s why in city after city on any yearly tour they show up to hear her songs and more.

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Rickie Lee Jones Heads Into The Egg

March 30th, 2011, 1:30 pm by Greg

The American Roots & Branches concert series at The Egg will present veteran singer-songwriter Rickie Lee Jones in concert at 8pm on Friday, April 29.

Since winning the Grammy Award as Best New Artist in 1979, Jones has continually pushed the artistic envelope with a long string of captivating albums that cross musical genres from folk to rock, from jazz to soul, from spoken word to pop.

Priced at $34.50, tix will go on sale to the general public on Tuesday.

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